Reto de los Volcanes MTB Stage Race in Costa Rica Next April 08th-10th
Now in its fitth edition, El Reto de los Volcanes (“El Reto”) continues to offer participants a unique and challenging stage race that incorporates epic climbs with singletrack and technical downhills. Over the course of its three days, racers will ride on the slopes of five volcanoes, visit several protected forested areas and ride in limited-access cloudforest singletrack.
"It was the most fun stage race I have entered" Jason Luque, Florida, Third edition rider
Date: Friday 08th, Saturday 09th and Sunday 10th of April 2011
Total distance: 180 km (about 110 miles)
Each stage has approximately 2000 meters (6000-7000 feets each stage) of total ascent.
This year El Reto de los Volcanes will have the following racer categories:
Master A (30-39 years)
Master B (40-49 years)
Veterans (more than 50 years)
Mixed Pairs (NEW)